On 13-Aug-08, at 1:28 PM, rpg400-l-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:

I want to move the files record
format to a 195 char field for outputting to a report before the
deletion occurs.

No need for a MOVE of any flavor.

Either a) Define and externally described DS for the file - in which case any Read/Chain will aotomagically populate the DS whcih you can then output since it is a character field.

Or b) Use the V5R2 option to specify a DS as the result field on the Read/Chain which will load the DS and probably run faster.

Jon Paris

www.Partner400.com
www.SystemiDeveloper.com



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